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Christchurch River walkway

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Five months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake centred near Darfield Christchurch an even more damaging quake struck on 22 February 2011. That shallow 6.3 magnitude quake just 10 kilometres from the centre of Christchurch caused the greatest ground acc ...

Flower illumination

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi prefecture is known for its colorful collection of wisterias that bloom every spring. Although winter is offseason for flowers the park is a mustvisit during colder months. The stunning winter illumination event h ...

Amboseli National Park

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Amboseli National Park lies in the North West direction of Mount Kilimanjaro on the border of Kenya and Tanzania the park stretches over an area of 392 square kilometers. Amboseli National Park consists of a great scenery created by the backdrop of mount ...

Navy Pier Chicago

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Navy PierMike explained in detail how The Pier has evolved over the years.Navy Pier opened to the public in 1916 originally named Municipal Pier.It was officially renamed Navy Pier in 1927 as a tribute to the Navy personnel who were housed ...

Yuppy tractors red squirrel and a very wee lodge

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

The reason wed come to Kingussie was to visit the Highland Wildlife Park but now thats ticked off we decided we should see more of the place. Things to do include walking and biking and we dont have bikes so a walk it was.Theres plenty of w ...

Budget Game Take Two

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

We started the day strategizing what we wanted the afternoon lesson to be for the group we met with last week. During that seession we played the bean game and it was not completely understood by the women. But they were asking good questions so we ...

First week in Brunswick

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Sunday After getting settled here in Georgia the afternoon was an adventure time out to Fort Frederica National Monument on St. Simon's Island. Unfortunately I had a technology issue and took 0 pictures. The fort was established by the British in 1736 to ...

Costa Rica Day 10 Monteverde

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Not the best nights sleep as the bed is small and uncomfortable. We get up and have breakfast which reviews describe as simple but tasty. Theyre half right It comes with juice of some undeterminable fruit it tastes like flat Vimto ...

Yet More Drinking and Dining on the Douro

01.20.2022 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Fueled by my blue pancakes I was ready to get the day under way. Our next excursion was the town of Pinhao. This is the first year of doing the Duoro River cruise so they are still fine tuning the activities. We walked up to a train station were given vo ...